1997 Buffalo Bandits Statistics

Major Indoor Lacrosse League (MILL)
Team Record: 6-4
Finishing 3rd in the MILL
Postseason: 1-1
Lost Championship
Coach: Les Bartley (6-4)
Location: Buffalo, New York
1997 Buffalo Bandits Roster

The Buffalo Bandits of the Major Indoor Lacrosse League ended the 1997 season with a record of 6 wins, 4 losses and 0 ties for points, finishing third in the MILL, and compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

Buffalo paced the circuit with 158 goals. The team surrendered 153 goals. John Tavares scored 37 goals for the Bandits and contributed 29 assists. Ross Cowie topped the squad with 5 wins and a team-best 14.48 goals against average, leading regular keepers.

Les Bartley coached the team. The 1997 Buffalo Bandits lost in the Championship.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG Shts SOG S% SG% GB FO FW FO%
John TavaresF10372966180000010400
Darris KilgourF82121423400000561136658.4
Ted DowlingF1022173926000005600
Rich KilgourT992635220000043702738.6
Troy CordingleyF7132033180000028300.0
Jason LukeF1012152730000006220735.0
Tom PhairF1098175800000471457249.7
Mike HasenD1021416290000044100.0
Neil DoddridgeF105101529000003000
Brian Hall103121516000004300
Bill Callan97714230000022100.0
Travis KilgourF10491313000003500
Dean CecconiF10931216000003400
Ross CowieG10011110000007100
Steve FannellF100882100000492150.0
Ryan SandersonF103360000002600
Pat O'TooleG80552000003300
Peter Parke32242000001000
Donald Henry1000000000000
Bob HenryF1000500000100
Kevin CoxF2000000000100
Totals1681582203783620000079535517348.7


Goalkeepers:

Player GP Min W L GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Ross Cowie10406:00549814.48348250.718
Pat O'Toole8189:00105316.8314996.644
Totals18595:006415115.23497346.696

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG Shts SOG S% SG% GB FO FW FO%
John TavaresF279160000003000
Darris KilgourF23472000002000
Ted DowlingF24372000001400
Rich KilgourT22792000001700
Jason LukeF23256000001700
Tom PhairF21126000001600
Mike HasenD21452000001500
Neil DoddridgeF20112000001000
Brian Hall21012000001400
Bill Callan2314500000300
Travis KilgourF2033000000400
Dean CecconiF22244000001100
Ross CowieG20330001600
Steve FannellF204412000001200
Ryan SandersonF2011200000000
Pat O'TooleG2000000000
Peter Parke24040000001000
Totals34314576470000020900

Postseason - Goalkeepers:

Player GP Min W L GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Ross Cowie2120:00112512.5010883.769
Totals2120:00112512.5010883.769


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